Wednesday, December 31, 2014

"2014 MBC Gayo Daejun performances part 2" plus 23 more

"2014 MBC Gayo Daejun performances part 2" plus 23 more


2014 MBC Gayo Daejun performances part 2

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 08:38 AM PST



















































Gary's Hong Kong Fan Meeting on 27th December

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 08:28 AM PST

Gary from Leessang and Running man visited Hong Kong again on 27th December, Saturday at Tsuen Wan Plaza, Hong Kong. Gary's second Hong Kong fan meeting ,was organised by SMILES Production & Jasco. 
Gary's popularity in Hong Kong is increasing as the months passed by. The venue is fully occupied by Gary's fans. There were fans who brought along stools to have a better view.
Gary wishes everyone to have a wonderful Christmas and New Year in advance. In addition, Gary participated in a lot of games with his fans such as role playing.
Subsequently, Gary's Hong Kong fan club prepared Christmas and New Year gift for their idol, Gary showed his gratitude by giving them exclusive autographed greeting cards. 
It was definitely an unforgettable Christmas and New Year memory for Gary and his fans.



2014 MBC Gayo Daejun performances Part 1

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 05:37 AM PST


Check out the part 1 performances of the 2014 MBC Gayo Daejun below:







































ZE:A's Siwan impress with his speech at '2014 MBC Drama Awards'

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 02:30 AM PST


ZE:A's Siwan has attracted much attention for his witty and humble speech at '2014 MBC Drama Awards' in which he was rewarded with the Best New Actor award for his role in 'Triangle'.

He said,"I have no idea that I will receive an award today. Actually I had a lot of expectations since the last time I was nominated for the Best Child Actor award. I feel good receiving this award unexpectedly. As always, I feel better and better with the more awards I have, but I will not put any special meaning on the award I received tonight. I will become Im Siwan who always studies and aproach acting with much passion"

He ended his speech by saying,"I will personally contact all the people I need to thank. As I don't have the phone numbers of the fans, I will take this opportunity to thank them".

Siwan has been rising as one of the best idol-turned-actors thanks to his excellent performances in many projects such as 'Triangle', 'The Attorney' and 'Misaeng'.

2014 KBS Drama Awards Red Carpet photos

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 03:27 AM PST


Check out the photos from the 2014 KBS Drama Awards red carpet:



























2014 SBS Drama Awards Red Carpet Photos

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 03:43 AM PST


Check out the red carpet photos of the 2014 SBS Drama Awards.


















Baek Ji Young sings the OST for 'The Royal Tailor' movie

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 02:00 AM PST


'OST Queen' Baek Ji Young has made her comeback by singing the new OST for movie 'The Royal Tailor'.

The song titled 'Wind Blows' and its music video was revealed through CJ E&M Youtube at noon on December 31st.

'The Royal Tailor' starring Go Soo, Han Suk Kyu, Yoo Yeon Suk, Park Shin Hye, focus on the rivalry between the two tailors who made clothes for the royalty during the Joseon era. The movie was premiered on December 24th.

Check out the song below

CNBLUE sells out all the tickets for their 5th anniversary fan meeting in Korea

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 01:30 AM PST


CNBLUE will be holding a fan meeting in Korea to commemorate their upcoming 5th anniversary since debut.

FNC Entertainment announced that CNBLUE will launch 'Boice Camp' fan meeting on January 17th at Sangmyung Art Center in Jongno-gu, Seoul at 6pm kst. This will be their second fan meeting since the first one in 2012.

In particular, it was revealed that all 1400 tickets which were available for the fanclub members on December 29th have been sold out, proving the fans' hot response for the group's first domestic fan meeting in 3 years.

CNBLUE will be busy with their individual activities in 2015 as Yonghwa will make his solo debut with an album, Kang Min Hyuk will appear in new KBS's variety show 'Brave Family' while Lee Jung Shin will join the cast of JTBC's 'I'm Going To School'.


'Spy' unveils first still cuts featuring Jaejoong and Bae Jong Ok

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 01:00 AM PST


KBS's upcoming weekend drama 'Spy' has released some of the first still cuts featuring JYJ's Jaejoong and Bae Jong Ok.

In the first set of still cuts, Jaejoong perfecly transformed into a genius NIS agent as he was dressing in a navy blue suit, showing his exceptional good look. For the second set, Jaejoong is seen wearing a toga while standing beside his on-screen mother Bae Jong Ok for a picture, depicted a scene from a normal graduation day.

'Spy' tells the story of a mother who is a former spy from North Korea(played by Bae Jong Ok) and her son, who is a genius analyst from NIS(played by Jaejoong). The drama will start airing on January 9th at 9:30pm kst.



Akdong Musician's Lee Chan Hyuk wins '2014 Korea's Talent' Award

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 12:30 AM PST


Akdong Musician's Lee Chan Hyuk has received an award from '2014 Korea's Talent'.

On December 30th at 3pm kst, Akdong Musician attended '2014 Korea's Talent' award ceremony in which Lee Chan Hyuk has been rewarded with an award along with the other winners. Lee Soo Hyun also presented at the ceremony and performed together with her brother to commemorate his win.

'Korea's Talent' is an award which first began in 2001 by the Korean Ministry of Education and the Korea Foundation for the Advancement of Science and Creativity , in order to encourage the talents that will lead the future development of Korea.

According to the organizers, Lee Chan Hyul received the award thanks to his musical talent that has bring in a fresh air to the monotonous music market with his unique melodies and genuine lyrics.

Following their win from SBS's 'K-Pop Star 3' in 2013, Akdong Musician made their debut with the first album 'Play' in April under YG Entertainment, and has captured the hearts of many people with their refreshing music.

Meanwhile Akdong Musician is on their national tour 'AkMu Camp' and will hold a concert in Busan on December 31st.

BoA reported to comeback with a new album next year

Posted: 31 Dec 2014 12:00 AM PST


BoA is reportedly making her domestic comeback next year with a new album, as 2015 will mark her 15th anniversary since debut.

A rep from BoA's side told the media on December 31st,"No specific date has been decided but BoA will release a new album in Korea next year. You will be able to enjoy both her music and charm from the album this time".

BoA latest Korean release was 7th album 'Only One' in 2012. She has been active with Japanese promotions including new singles, albums, live tour as well as making her acting debut in 'Make Your Move', 'Venus Talk' and 'Big Match' movies.

SMASH's Minkyu to get married in January, 2nd working idol to tie the knot

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 11:30 PM PST


SMASH's Minkyu is the 2nd male idol who is still active to get married, after Super Junior's Sungmin.

SMASH is an idol group founded by HOT member Tony Ahn and Sechkies Kim Jae Duk. The group debuted in 2008 with "Open Fire!" and has been active in Japan since their debut.

Minkyu is marrying his 3 years younger girlfriend on January 3 at Seoul Yeouido's wedding hall. Minkyu's bride is 23 years old  and runs an online shopping store.

Congratulations on your wedding!!

Jenny@dkpopnews

YG Entertainment reveals their plans for the first half of 2015

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 11:00 PM PST


YG Entertainment is ready to put out their comeback and debut acts for the first half of 2015.

A rep from YG Entertainment told Osen on December 31st,"CEO Yang Hyun Suk is directly producing for iKON's debut himself, so they're likely to make their debut pretty soon. Winner is also gearing up for their comeback album".

Big Bang and Psy were also mentioned to join the comeback line up in 2015. Previously the two artists were said to have been working on their comebacks for a while, but due to their busy individual schedules, they couldn't meet the fans in 2014.

2014 was a successful year for YG with constants comebacks and debuts from 2NE1, Akdong Musician, Lee Hi, Taeyang and Epik High so many people are anticipating for more projects from them for the next year.

Kim Jong Kook to host 2015 Golden Disc Awards in Beijing

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 10:30 PM PST


Singer Kim Jong Kook has been chosen as the host of 2015 Golden Disc Awards, which will be held in Beijing in January. 

Kim Jong Kook will join professional MC Kim Sung Joo and Miss A's Fei to host the first day of the awards ceremony on Jan. 14, while Super Junior's Lee Teuk, Girls' Generation Tiffany and professional MC Jun Hyun Moo will host on the 15th.

Kim Jong Kook has proven his popularity with "Running Man" and the Chinese version of this show was also loved by many people.

The organizer of the Golden Disc Awards said in a press conference, "All the MCs were selected considering their fan base in China along with their foreign-language proficiency." 

The 2015 Golden Disc Awards will be broadcast live through China's biggest video streaming website, Iqiyi.com and on channel JTBC in Korea. 

Jenny@dkpopnews

Lee Min Ho to have a duet with Taiwanese actress Kuo Caijie

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 10:00 PM PST


On December 29,  at the press conference for a Chinese entertainment show, "Kuainian Shengdian" held in Shanghai, actor Lee Min Ho was revealed to sing a duet track with famous Taiwanese actress Kuo Caijie.

Lee Min Ho and Kuo Caijie will sing "Marry Me Today" on the New Year's special show on Dongfang Weixing TV, scheduled to be broadcast on December 31.

Lee Min Ho said, "I think the rehearsal is going to be very fun and exciting", showing his expectation for the performance.

This is the second time the actor and actress will appear on the same show, following their appearance a year ago on the New Year special "Chunjie Wanhui" on CCTV. 

Kuo Caijie, or Amber Kuo, is a Taiwanese singer and actress who gained popularity with "Tiny Times", and Lee Min Ho gained a lot of Chinese fans through hit dramas "Boys over flowers" and "The heirs".

Meanwhile, former EXO member Luhan and former Super Junior member Hankyung will also appear on "Kuainian Shengdian."

Jenny@dkpopnews

Gil apologizes for his drunk driving controversy at Leessang's year-end concert

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 08:16 PM PST


Gil has made an official apology once again for his drunk driving controversy in front of the audience at Leessang, Jung In, Haha and Skull' year-end joint concert 'Sum x Body'.

He appeared for the first time after 8 months on December 30th following his DUI controversy in April, which has attracted much attention. He said at the concert,"I haven't hold the mic for a long time. I'm very nervous. I thought a lot about the things I want to say when I see you again for hundreds and thousand times. I missed it. And I'm so sorry and sorry again".

He continued,"I'm so sorry towards the people who have received much hurt because of me, the 'Infinity Challenge' members who apologized on behalf of me, and the person I feel sorry the most for is Kang Gary".

Meanwhile, Leessang, Jung In, Haha and Skull will perform again for the second day of the concert later today on December 31st with Yoo Jae Suk as the special guest.

AOA Black to reunite at '2014 MBC Gayo Daejejeon'

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 07:35 PM PST


AOA Black, the band unit of AOA includes Choa, Jimin, Mina, Yuna, Youkyung, will make a special comeback at the upcoming '2014 MBC Gayo Daejejeon'.

On December 29th, Choa wrote on AOA's official Twitter,"Hello, ELVIS, this is Choa. It's been a long time since we've been together.♥ Please look forward to it a lot. See you tomorrow~", and uploaded a long a photo of her with the other members in a studio.

Many people are very anticipating for their performance at the event, as it's been a while since they have made a public appearance. Their last release was the 1st mini album 'Moya' in July 2013.

'2014 MBC Gayo Daejejeon' will be held later today on December 31st.

Younha releases 'Passionate To Me' as the new OST for 'Pinocchio'

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 07:23 PM PST


Younha has released the OST Part 7 for SBS's drama 'Pinocchio' at noon today.

The song is titled 'Passionate To Me' which is produced by Wasabii Sound. Its lyrics express the feeling that Dalpo(Lee Jong Suk) and In Ha(Park Shin Hye) give to each other.

Check out the song below

Nana dances gracefully in Cordajour CF

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 06:57 PM PST



After School's Nana who has been named as the Most Beautiful girl in the world dances to Shine in new Cordajour CF, check out the videos below:



Girls' Generation are gorgeous models for Baby-G

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 06:08 PM PST



Girls' Generation transform into gorgeous models for the latest photoshoot of Baby-G watches, check out the photos here:








Get your very own 'Lucky Button' Necklace just like Park Shin Hye in SBS's Pinocchio!

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 04:59 PM PST



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The Lucky Button Necklace is gold in color and is titanium pleated. Cute, dainty and LUCKY, add some Korean drama flair to your outfit! 

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Jang Yewon, Lee Gukju & Cho Seho perform Catallena

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 04:50 PM PST



Announcer Jang Ye Won, Lee Gukju and Cho Seho deliver an entertaining performance at the 2014 SBS Entertainment awards, check out their performance below:

MAMAMOO & Apink form special group 'MAMAPINK'???

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 04:45 PM PST


Female groups APink and MAMAMOO show close friendship at the backstage of MTV The Show.

They sing each other's songs and have fun at the backstage, check out the video below:

EXID's Hani thanks the fan who made her famous

Posted: 30 Dec 2014 04:00 PM PST


EXID's Hani is grateful towards the fan who made her famous.

Youtuber with the name 'Pharkil' uploaded Hani's fancam in October which went viral and EXID received so much love after that.

Check out the fancam below as Hani waved and said 'thank you' to that amazing fan.